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A baby nurse is needed for a family who is expecting their second child. EDD is end of January 2018. The schedule will be 24/7 for 2 months initially with a possible extension of up to 6 months. The ideal candidate must be extremely clean, neat, can't wear any jewelry, any scents, long nails or nail polish as the parents have strong allergies. The family has a full time Nanny/weekend Nanny for their oldest child so you must be comfortable working alongside others. You must have excellent, verifiable references and you must have a US Passport, Green Card or EAC card with travel permission. If you are interested please apply at www.bahs.com quoting Job Reference Code (JRC) EM092.
Family on the Upper West Side, NYC is seeking a Nanny/Housekeeper for their large townhouse on weekends. The schedule is Friday-Sunday and responsibilities include deep cleaning, laundry, serving, clothing care and packing. This is for a very polished and discreet candidate who must be an excellent organizer and good with school aged children. Must have excellent, long-term checkable references. Must have a US Passport, Green Card or EAC card with travel permission. Please apply at www.bahs.com quoting Job Reference Code (JRC) EM085.
Searching for a long term after school nanny for a young child starting in September. The minimum would be a commitment to stay from September through next August, although the family would prefer someone who is open to staying on for the long term. This is a 20 to 25 hour per week job- Monday through Friday approximately 3pm-7pm daily- and involves picking the child up at school in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, bringing them home to Prospect Heights, and accompanying them to after school activities and play-dates. In addition, the family would love someone who can cook simple dinners for the child and who can tidy up after themselves and their child. The ideal candidate would be able to play a supportive role in the family, being open and communicative with the very involved parents. They would like this to be a mutually supportive role- working on a team approach to everything. If you are interested please apply online to KR353.
Extremely professional full-charge executive housekeeper with extensive formal home experience needed on the UES. Must be skilled with laundy and ironing, with excellent knowledge of handling fine, high-end clothing. Familiarity with wood and marble floors, polishing silver, greeting and serving guests, and formal table setting is required. Schedule will be Tuesday-Saturday from approximately 10am-7pm, with some flexibility to adjust schedule dependent on dinner parties. The home has 3 small dogs which you will be responsible for walking, should time permit during the day. Must be legal to work in the US. To apply online, please quote JRC: PS089.
Seeking a New York-based Estate Manager/Personal Assistant who can provide expansive support in multiple domains, both personal and business. Will be responsible for oversight of general day to day running, staff management, repair, and maintenance of all properties including, but not limited to, New York, Miami and Aspen, as well as management of construction and design phases for one of the properties. Additional responsibilities include calendar management, organizing meetings, creating agendas, taking and distributing minutes, creating and managing budgets, event planning throughout the US and abroad, and careful management of artwork. Must be flexible and available to fulfill last minute requests beyond office hours, over the weekends or on holidays. Must be legal to work in the US. To apply online, please quote JRC: PS079.
A busy family located on the Upper East Side is seeking an infant nanny to care for their newborn. The schedule will be five days per week, approximately 8am to 7pm but the family needs someone who will offer them flexibility with their time and who will be willing to stay late, work date nights, overnights and occasional weekends as needed. The ideal candidate will be highly experienced with newborns and will be looking for a long-term fit, as the family would like to have the nanny stay with them for many years as they grow in numbers. Must be warm, and engaging. Must be comfortable traveling with the family on occasion and helping with light housework. Please apply online and quote: WP257.
House Manager needed ASAP. Hours are 8am-6om with 24/7 availability for a busy, fast-moving home. Candidate that will be proactive, detail-oriented and always looking to find efficiencies and improvements! This role will be fast-paced, dynamic and the candidate will be fully immersed in the day to day tasks and needs of the principals and house staff; being adaptable and professional will be key. This is a great, warm and friendly team! You must work well on a team and have 5 years of support experience and ideally hold a Bachelor's degree. You must have good judgment, be very proactive, detail oriented and quick-witted. If you are interested please apply online and quote: EM071.
A Westside family with two wonderful children is looking for a full time nanny to become part of the team! The ideal candidate will be great with active children and fantastic at teaching manners in a fun way. Having a European teaching background is ideal. The schedule will fluctuate be Monday through Friday with some weekends. You must have U.S. Passport, EAC or Green card to apply. If you are qualified, please submit your profile online to Job Code SM045.
Part-time nanny needed two nights per week from 9pm-7am for a family based in South London with one infant to assist in maintaining a sleep schedule. Ideal nanny will be open to babysit two days (of their choice) during the week to engage in age-appropriate activities, stimulate the baby through reading and play time, and aid in the child's development. Daytime babysitting two days of your choice per week is desired but not required. Nanny must be well-educated, youthful, autonomous, and highly experienced. Should have a clear understanding of childhood development. Nanny must be polished and extremely vigilant with a sweet and positive demeaner. Must be legal to work in the UK. To apply online, please quote JRC code: PS062.
Dream job for true career nannies! NYC family needs a new nanny to join their team. You must have extensive experience with school age children, be patient, work well within a team, and demonstrate the utmost discretion. Candidates must be diplomatic, mature, and able to balance the needs of multiple caregivers with the best interest of the children. Organization and communication will be essential in this position. The family moves between four different locations (typically during school vacations), so you must be willing to travel (mostly within the US). Schedule will be a single (live-in) five-six day stretch every other week (with some flexibility to cover additional days when the other nanny is sick, on vacation, etc). This position is compensated at a highly competitive full-time salary. Qualified candidates MUST have at least 8 years experience as a full-time nanny with a track record of staying in a job for at least 3-4 years, have a US or European passport, swim, have prior experience in a formal home, and currently live in the tri-state area. If you are interested and meet ALL the criteria listed, please apply online AR305.
A family in Greenwich, CT is seeking a LIVE-IN nanny or governess for their infant. The schedule would be Monday-Friday, live-in. The ideal candidate must be able to spend half the year in Aspen Colorado, must be a team player, easy going, adaptable and sweet. Must have a US Passport, Green Card or EAC card with travel permission. Please apply at www.bahs.com quoting Job Reference Code EM042.
A busy family on the Upper West Side is looking for a full time Professional Live-in Housekeeper/Nanny to assist with two school aged children. The schedule is flexible; 5 days on 2 days off. Responsibilities include and not limited to: school pick-ups and drop-offs, engaging in activities with children as needed, housekeeping, keeping the children's rooms tidy, and organization. The ideal candidate must be professional, proactive, autonomous, bubbly, fun and energetic! Must be flexible to travel with the family a few times per year. Must have a US Passport, or Green Card. Must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC card with travel permission. Apply online and quote: EM040
A Housekeeper/Nanny is needed for a family in the East Village. Schedule will be Friday-Sunday live-out. Summer months will transition to a live-in weekend schedule in the Hamptons starting at 2pm Friday. Candidate must drive and be able to engage with the kids, take them to birthday parties, play with them and be active with them outside. Ideal candidate must be energetic, proactive, autonomous, flexible, sweet, fun, caring, must work well with others and be a great team player. Must have a US Passport, Green Card or EAC card with travel permission. Apply online and quote: EM039
Formal private home seeks a personal chef with knowledge of a broad range of cuisines, particularly Mediterranean, Southeast Asian, and Caribbean, and a focus on seasonal menus using green-markets and organic suppliers. The position is based at the employer’s Upper East Side residence from Monday-Friday and is expected to cover lunch and dinner daily for one to two people plus occasional larger groups.
The chef must be willing to follow recipes and execute daily menus provided by the employer, as well as generate suggested menus based on the employer's preferences. The chef will be responsible for grocery shopping, procuring of specialty items, and refrigerator/pantry organization. Serving is not expected of the chef, but tight coordination and expediting of meal service with staff servers is required.
During holidays or large group visits, the chef will work with a second full-time chef, who is based out of another residence. Flexibility for occasional travel to employer's other residences is required, with the understanding that these trips will include weekends and breakfasts as well as lunches and dinners. International travel possible for 1-2 weeks at a time, approximately 4-6 times per year. Extensive culinary training, work experience in a formal private home, and excellent references are essential, as are professionalism, a positive attitude, refined self-presentation, strong organizational skills, and dedication to maintaining a clean kitchen. Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office) required for entry of weekly menus and new recipes into database. The chef is responsible for petty cash and prompt submission of receipts. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC with travel permission. If you are interested please apply online to KR313.
A Wellington based family with a toddler is seeking a full time live in nanny. The typical schedule will tentatively be Monday through Saturday - 45 hours per week. Your duties may include, but are not limited to - making sure the child is dressed, fed, and bathed, implementing indoor and outdoor activities, running errands related to the child, light housekeeping, cooking, and overall being a Mother's helper. The ideal candidate will be reliable, deadline oriented, and active - bringing the child to the park, swimming, running, etc. They will also be optimistic, honest, loving, caring, warm, passionate, flexible, and looking for longevity. Must be great with animals as the family own horses. Spanish or French speaking are a preference. Car included and hotel stay while travelling. Summers are spent in Virginia, where separate living quarters will be provided, and Winters in Wellington, where you will share one side of the home with the child. Extensive travel is included with trips to Europe, Canada, etc. You must have a US Passport, EAC, or Green Card to be considered for this position. Please apply online to AF038.
Looking for a full time live in housekeeper/nanny for a home on the Upper East Side. Your schedule will be Monday 9am through Friday 6pm. Duties will vary so you must be flexible. Some typical tasks will include grocery shopping, laundry and deep cleaning for the home, assisting with the care of three school aged children, preparing healthy meals for the children, keeping the home organized and stocked, and more. The ideal candidate will be autonomous, communicative, pro-active, energetic, and flexible. They really need someone who can just come in and assist with whatever needs to be done that day. You must be able to work alongside additional staff in the home. If you are interested please apply online to KR308.
A family located on the Upper West Side is seeking a full-time weekend nanny to care for three older children. The schedule is Friday through Monday. The position is based in Manhattan but weekends are split between Manhattan and Upstate. Responsibilities include picking the children up from school, coordinating with the weekday nanny to schedule activities and appointments for the children, helping with homework, babysitting in the evenings, light housekeeping and driving to weekend activities. The ideal candidate will be organized and self-motivated, flexible, energetic and pet-friendly. Please apply online and quote: WP190.
Full-Time, 40hr/week, Live Out, Energetic Nanny/Family Assistant is needed near Palo Alto, CA. for a growing family with two little boys under 5. The schedule is Monday-Friday, 8-4pm OR 11:30am-7:30pm. This is an ideal position for a nanny who understands Love and Logic & play-based philosophies, who is comfortable managing the family, rather than the family managing you. Nanny will plan days with age appropriate activities that stimulate and assist with mental development, fostering their musical development, facilitate bedtime/bath time routine (if working in the evening), creating boundaries, ensure toys are clean & organized, some cooking, reading, singing (all genres of music). The ideal candidate is energetic, highly organized, emotionally intelligent, educated, a multitasker, and are very communicative. Desired qualifications include a college degree, or ECE background, or experience in a preschool. MUST have experience working with toddlers. Must have a US Passport, EAC, or Green card to be considered for this position. Please apply online and quote: ML008.
A busy family is looking for a Live-In Nanny/Housekeeper for their large home. The schedule will be Monday 7am-Friday 7pm, Live IN. Duties to include general housekeeping, laundry, deep cleaning, floors, fridges and pantry stocking, maintaining outside area and pet care. Must have nanny experience and be able to assist with childcare in the mornings and on weekends. The family has 4 children, infant twins and two older kids. Candidates must have the initiative to know what is needed without direction, have a fast, efficient work ethic and a high level of attention to detail. They should also be extremely organized, polite, energetic, happy, cheerful, be comfortable working with a stay-at-home mom and have good references. Please apply online and quote: EM014
A family in Palo Alto is seeking a qualified Newborn Care Specialist/Baby Nurse for their 5 month old infant. The schedule is 24 hours with a 4 hour break daily. An apartment is provided. This is a position for 6 months with the possibility of extending. Must drive and be willing to start ASAP. Apply online and quote AR291.